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. we'll be right back with more "world news now." uned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. / one medicare benefit that, with private insurance / may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... great news. / your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobility experts are also medicare experts. and that means the scooter store is your best shot at qualifying for a scooter that costs you little to nothing. hi i'm doug harrison. at the scooter store, 97% of our medicare customers / pay little to nothing out of pocket. how do we do it? we know what it takes to get you your power chair or scooter. / it's our strength. it's our mission. and we back it up with the scooter store guarantee. if we qualify you and medicare denies your claim for a new powerchair or scooter, i'll give it to you absolutely free. i paid into medicare all my life, and when i
of this, tax breaks for small business, extending the life of medicare. more assistance to seniors for prescription drugs. a cap on out of pocket expenses. help for people with pre-existing conditions. he's saying let's get back to it. if you look at the polling in "the washington post" yesterday on the massachusetts race,s the clear. people don't want us to walk away from health care. they want us to address their concerns with the program. they want brown to come and work with us and not be obstructionist. that was very clear in the polling. i suggest that the. party look that poll as well. their policies were viewed more dimly than democratic crying o together. we're working to pass this on behalf of the american people, who are going to feel greater and greater burden from the health care costs if we don't step up and deal with it. >> you're looking forward to pass this. the president looked like he was trying to reduce the scale. are you talking -- what do you think about the idea -- i have a question here. that speaker pelosi and majority leader reid are cooking pup you coul
. medicare. it doesn't cover everything. and what it doesn't cover r can cost you some money. that's why you should consider... an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. it can help cover some of what medicare doesn't... in out-of-pocket expenses. call now for this free information kit... and edicare guide., if you're turning 65 or you're already on medicare, you should know about this card; it's the only one of its kind... that carries the aarp name -- see if it's right for you. you hoose your doctor. you choose your hospital. there are o networks and no.referrals needed. save up to thousands of dollars... on potential out-of-pocket expenses... with an aarp medicare .supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. call now for your free information kit... how ou ould start saving. >>> new jersey is about to join 13 other states in allowing the medical use of marijuana. the state legislature has approved the bill and outgoing governor jon corzine says he will sign it before leaving office next week. patients wit
, that lets you test right the first time. vo: if you're over 65, have diabetes and are on medicare... vo: ...call now and we'll send you a free meter. vo: it offers alternate site testing, so you can test on your arm. no more pricking your fingers. vo: and to make it even less painful, the cost of your diabetes testing supplies may be covered by medicare. vo: join over a million others who have chosen liberty medical. vo: call now and receive a free accu-chek aviva meter. vo: plus, for a limited time, get a free cookbook when you join. end tag vo: call the number on your screen. assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. stay tuned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobili
right the first time. vo: if you're over 65, have diabetes and are on medicare... vo: ...call now and we'll send you a free meter. vo: it offers alternate site testing, so you can test on your arm. no more pricking your fingers. vo: and to make it even less painful, the cost of your diabetes testing supplies may be covered by medicare. vo: join over a million others who have chosen liberty medical. vo: call now and receive a free accu-chek aviva meter. vo: plus, for a limited time, get a free cookbook when you join. end tag vo: call the number on your screen. >>> 2009 oscar ballots have been mailed out. the nominees will be announced next month. >> jeremy and i already have some ideas of our own as far as what could get best picture of the year. for me it goes to "precious." i thought that the acting knocked my socks off. it's set in harlem in 1987. where precious is a 16-year-old african-american girl who's pregnant for the second time by her absent father. she's abused emotionally and physically by her mom who you see there played by monique. precious can't read or write but her life c
: if you're over 65, have diabetes and are on medicare... vo: ...call now and we'll send you a free meter. vo: it offers alternate site testing, so you can test on your arm. no more pricking your fingers. vo: and to make it even less painful, the cost of your diabetes testing supplies may be covered by medicare. vo: join over a million others who have chosen liberty medical. vo: call now and receive a free accu-chek aviva meter. vo: plus, for a limited time, get a free cookbook when you join. end tag vo: call the number on your screen. . >>> this is my first "insomniac theater." it's good to be here. >> that's why it made it easier to sit through the chick flick. you saw the wrong one. i saw the edgy movie people are talking about, "youth in revolt." let me set up the movie for you. it's basically adapted from a series of favorite cult books. the idea behind it is sair ray is a 16-year-old virgin who falls head over heels for a nonvirgin. she's encouraging him to be bad and do daring things. he decides he's going to create an altear ego named francois and it gets him into a lot of trouble
with more "world news now." that's why you should consider... an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. it can help cover some of what medicare doesn't... in out-of-pocket expenses. call now for this free information kit... and edicare guide., if you're turning 65 or you're already on medicare, you should know about this card; it's the only one of its kind... that carries the aarp name -- see if it's right for you. you hoose your doctor. you choose your hospital. there are o networks and no.referrals needed. save up to thousands of dollars... on potential out-of-pocket expenses... with an aarp medicare .supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. call now for your free information kit... how ou ould start saving. we talked about it when it happened last november. former cnn anchor lou dobbs walking away from his anchor desk after nearly 30 years. >> these days dobbs still keeping busy. as terry moran found out he's also keeping all his options open. >> this is "lou dobbs tonight." >> sometimes it seems l
company. it can help cover some of what medicare doesn't... in out-of-pocket expenses. call now for this free information kit... and edicare guide., if you're turning 65 or you're already on medicare, you should know about this card; it's the only one of its kind... that carries the aarp name -- see if it's right for you. you hoose your doctor. you choose your hospital. there are o networks and no.referrals needed. save up to thousands of dollars... on potential out-of-pocket expenses... with an aarp medicare .supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. call now for your free information kit... how ou ould start saving. assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. stay tuned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full.
you some money. that's why you should consider... an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. it can help cover some of what medicare doesn't... in out-of-pocket expenses. call now for this free information kit... and edicare guide., if you're turning 65 or you're already on medicare, you should know about this card; it's the only one of its kind... that carries the aarp name -- see if it's right for you. you hoose your doctor. you choose your hospital. there are o networks and no.referrals needed. save up to thousands of dollars... on potential out-of-pocket expenses... with an aarp medicare .supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. call now for your free information kit... how ou ould start saving. >>> that's >>> that's our show for today. it's my last regular sunday here at "this week." thanks to all of you for watching for ho so long. thanks to all of you for watching for ho so long. thanks to the staff and we can never be too careful when giving our kids over-the-counter cough and cold
... an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. it can help cover some of what medicare doesn't... in out-of-pocket expenses. call now for this free information kit... and edicare guide., if you're turning 65 or you're already on medicare, you should know about this card; it's the only one of its kind... that carries the aarp name -- see if it's right for you. you hoose your doctor. you choose your hospital. there are o networks and no.referrals needed. save up to thousands of dollars... on potential out-of-pocket expenses... with an aarp medicare .supplement insurance plan... insured by united healthcare insurance company. call now for your free information kit... how ou ould start saving. >>> comi >>> coming up next, "the roundtable" and "the sunday funnies." >> it's >> it's not raining over there. >> cherry and passion orange. >> grape? >> looks good. >> how is everybody doing? >> we're great, now. how are you doing? i love you. thank you so much. pleased to meet you. >> it's time to play. >> aloha. >> aloha. >> aloha, president obama, a na
. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobility experts are also medicare experts. and that means the scooter store is your best shot at qualifying for a scooter that costs you little to nothing. hi i'm doug harrison. pay little to nothing out of pocket. how do we do it? we know what it takes to get you your power chair it's our strength. it's our mission. and we back it up with the scooter store guarantee. if we qualify you and medicare denies your claim for a new powerchair or scooter, i'll give it to you absolutely free. i paid into medicare all my life, and when i needed it the benefit was there for me. the scooter store made it so easy. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. the scooter store got me back out in the world again. talk to. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. awake again? and over probably isn't giving results you want. introducing neosporin ® lip health™. shown to restore visibly healthier lips in just three days. new neosporin ® lip health™. rethink
approach that will bring down premiums, bring down the deficit, cover the uninsured, strengthen medicare for seniors and stop insurance company abuses, let me know. [ applause ] let me know. let me know. i'm eager to see it. here's what i ask congress, though. don't walk away from reform. not now. not when we are so close. let us find a way to come together and finish the job for the american people. let's get it done. let's get it done. [ applause ] now, even as health care reform would reduce our deficit, it's not enough to dig us out of a massive fiscal hole in which we find ourselves. it's a challenge that makes all others that much harder to solve. and, one that's been subject to a lot of political posturing. so, let me start the discussion of government spending by setting the record straight. at the beginning of the last decade, the year 2000, america had a budget surplus of over $200 billion. by -- by the time i took office, we had a one-year deficit of over $1 trillion and projected deficits of $8 trillion over the next decade. most of this was the result of not paying for two w
. it'll raise taxes, it'll raise taxes, it'll hurt medicare, it will destroy jobs around run our nation deeper into debt. >> the republican victory is a major setback for the obama administration. it could make it harder, if not impossible to pass his health care bill, the overhaul we've been waiting to hear about. >>> 6:06, around here, we have pipes bursting, teachers trying to teach, police trying to protect. >> what's a governor to do? >> linda sow, it's money this morning. >> balancing this budget isn't easy. there's $2 billion gap. the governor is taking a different approach. o'malley wants to dip into reserve funds and use accounting maneuvers to spare the hole. o'malley outlined his budget proposal in annapolis on tuesday. republicans argue it's all a ploy to get through the election year and once that's over, expect to see a major tax hike next year. >> fund transfers, uh, that are not ongoing cuts, uh, shifting operating budget into the capital budget and taking federal stimulus dollars are all a bad prescription that may serve to get the administration past the november elect
. medicare doesn't want to approve it even though i have 25 patients with medicare that are alive now, five, six, seven years later. >> so this isn't covered? >> it's not covered. many insurance companies actually fight for this, yes, and last week we had a patient scheduled from michigan. that patient has been denied so now we are appealing so she can be treated because otherwise she will die. >> can i ask a dumb question. can a drama on abc turn things around? >> i hope so. >> can this make the insurance companies start stepping up? >> i think so. we're not talking about one patient. >> right. >> we're talking about literally hundreds around the world who have benefited from this approach. this therapy. i think we need to find ways to get the word out so we can train more physicians to do it, more institutions willing to do it and get insurance companies to accept it. it really works. >> doctor, how do you explain it to the patient about the procedure? how do you break it down? >> it's interesting because most of the patients have it through the internet. most talk to other patients or we
and democrats who fear cuts to social security and medicare. >> our nation is on a path that is absolutely unsustainable. >> reporter: in addition to releasing the deficit numbers, the congressional budget office projected unemployment to average 10.1% and the economy to grow by over 2%. t.j. winnic, abc p news, washington. >> diane sawyer will anchor the live coverage of the address tomorrow night right here on abc 2 at 9:00. >>> former maryland u.s. senator charles mack mathias has died. he was best known for his support of civil rights and also protection of the chesapeake bay. he was 87 years old and died yesterday from complications from parkinson's disease. he lived in chevy chase. >>> it's an old face in a new place for the orioles. less than two hours ago, the os announced miguel tejada signed with the team again. before the 2008 season, he was trait traded to the houston astros in exchange for five players. now he's back and playing a new position after spending his entire career at short stop. the os will move him to third base. we can definitely use him. >>> coming up next
, there could seen knew be a new twist to the medicare drug problem and who better to do it than chubby checker. he unveiled a new campaign promoting a program. under the new law, 1 million low income seniors could be eligible for close to $4,000 in prescription drug assistance. . >>> well, the bitter cold gripping much of the nation will continue through the weekend. the roads will remain treacherous. meantime, amtrak was forced to cancel train service between chicago and denver because of blowing and drifting snow. here's more. >> reporter: the morning commute turned into mayhem in atlanta after ice covered roads cause add 27-vehicle pile-up. georgia authorities were at the scene of another accident when a car careened out of control. >> the deputy and the police officer to avoid a vehicle coming at him both jumped off this bridge. >> reporter: much of the nation was bundling up or digging out after a massive winter storm caused blizzards, blistering windchills, and white outs. roads were rendered impossible thanks to traech russ mix of ice and snow. this suv was wrecked but his wife is fine.
cannot or will not touch in this proposed freeze. medicare, social security, defense spending? no freeze on that. not to mention homeland security, the veterans' administration and many more. in total, more than $37 trillion which the president will not touch. so, what's left to freeze? the remaining one-eighth of the budget, what they call non-security-related discretionary spending. the freeze saves $250 billion over ten years, less than 1% of what the government will spend. >> it's only one of the things that we're going to be doing, but it's nonetheless important. it's important to draw a line somewhere. >> reporter: the deficit has become a political liability. 56% of americans disapprove of the way president obama is handling it. and among independents, who have flocked to republicans in recent elections, he fares even worse, with two to one disapproval. and diane, there's little indication that washington, d.c. currently has the stomach for any serious measures for deficit or debt reduction there was one suggestion the president got behind for a bipartisan debt reduction panel tha
, is laughable. medicare for all, is what should be on the table. instead, this has been diluted. mostly by lobbyists and by obstructionist democrats, too. the deal that labor got is good for all middle-class americans. middle-class americans who have been shafted in the last eight years under bush and cheney. >> not in unions. >> it cuts across. and the clean, simple thing, george, which would raise your hair on end, is if there was a surcharge on the wealthy. i believe the wealthy in this country could afford to pay a little more. and it shouldn't be a burden on the middle class. these aren't cadillac benefits. these are chevy, if that. >> you get the boldness award for defending the indefensible. there's many part of the bill that can defend. but to defend the car bout for the obama key campaign contributors. >> i admire boldness. >> i support the middle-class. >> there's one more deal that i wanted to talk about. we're not going to have time. you have to talk about it in the green room. that's the contentious deal between nbc, jay leno, and conan o'brien. >>> you can get political up
medicare treatment was too expensive. >> i'm proud as a peacock. >> reporter: but sometimes wealth isn't found in a wallet. >> i can really walk without it. >> don't you be falling down now. >> reporter: it thrives in the spirit. >> isn't this great? >> reporter: and it's always been payment enough for dr. nichols. >> you're a good doctor. >> you're a good woman. >> reporter: despite the title he's no longer a doctor on the island, he's a father and advocate. on a shrinking island in the chesapeake bay in a dwindling town at its center. >> inez, come here. >> reporter: dr. david nichols made it his mission. >> a lot of woods. >> reporter: to build something that would last. >> it's been a long time coming. >> reporter: the concrete foundation for the new clinic is a result of years of fundraising. >> well worth it. >> reporter: insurance policy for people with no insurance. >> he's always been there. always been there for the people they needed him most. >> reporter: with a heart as big as the chesapeake bay is blue - >> i think i've gotten a awful lot from the island. >> reporter: dr
care coverage. it calls some of the medicare savings unrealistic. >>> a terror suspect accused of flying to pakistan to get training from al qaeda has pleaded not guilty. he was arrested in connection with denver airport driver najibullah zazi. >>> the dallas cowboys knocked off the eagles. 34-14. and the wild card new york jets beat the cincinnati bengals, 24-14. they'll play the chargers or indianapolis. the dream ends this weekend. ask josh. >> it will be an uphill climb. it's an uphill climb. i'm just saying. it is. all i know, yesterday, that was the longest work day of my life. >> we got to get to marysol. good morning. >> good morning. we turn to florida. that's where a lot of the action is. it's frigid. frigid temperatures. take a look at this map. this is the current temperature. 30 in tampa, 35 in miami. the normal low for this time of year is 60 degrees. you can just see the extremes in temperature. that there's a warmup just around the corner. some of the highs will be above normal for the time of year soon. miami, starts to feel the way it should. 72 by wednesday.
and help the economy and make medicare more affordable for seniors and continue to work on the economy as the president has, so, you know, right now as a party, we've got to remember why we were given the responsibility of leadership and deliver. >> david, you say this is a vote to go forward on the president's agenda, yet scott brown was talking about washington to be the 41st vote against health care. there is an exit poll from the election yesterday saying 48% of massachusetts voters said that health care was the single issue driving their vote and a majority opposed the president's plan. >> well, i think, well, the health care plan has become a character in many respects and i think people are fearing it. i think what we need to do -- i'm very confident if we can pass health care reform people will see that everybody who has health care reform, nothing is going to change. their costs are going to get lowered. it's going to give relief to seniors on prescription costs and have a huge economic impact in terms of businesses' ability to hire people so i think as a party and would argue
, not related to national security or entitlement programs like medicare. >> if people are hungry, you want to make sure we're spending appropriately, so nobody goes hungry. if we're spending money on weapons systems that are no longer relevant in the fight against terrorism, you want to eliminate that. >> one thing that populars presidents do, is they step on the toes of their own constituencies. >> reporter: there's going to be a push on job creation, especially with small businesses. eliminating the capital gains tax for investments for small businesses. and a tax credit for businesses who hire. george? >> thanks, jake. >>> and for more on this, let's bring in the white house press secretary, robert gibbs, over at the white house this morning. robert, the president has a pretty tough challenge tonight. most americans think the country is going in the wrong direction. that number has been growing, as well. how does the president convince them that they're wrong? and will he say tonight that the state of the union is strong? >> well, george, i think he'll outline the fact that we have live
-- this freeze would avoid the biggest ticket items. the pentagon budget, social security, medicare, medicaid. but the administration says you have to start somewhere. >> in the meantime, the president announced some jobs proposals. senate democrats backing that up now. new job proposal today? >> reporter: that's right. it could come as soon as this week. could be a mix of infrastructure spending and tax cuts aimed at small businesses. up to $90 billion. and people on the senate say -- democrats in the senate say, even if the administration wants to talk about health care, they are focused on jobs, jobs, jobs. >> thanks very much. >>> we're going to have our live exclusive with senator john mccain in a minute. >>> now, another exclusive. >> the president's only interview before his state of the union address tomorrow. president obama sat down with diane sawyer to talk about that speech and his changing agenda, as he faces relentless republican opposition, especially on his handling of the economy. >> republicans are saying what you're talking about so far for wednesday night, is not going to
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